Rape- third degree - Delaware Sexual Assault Laws

In Delaware, the criminal charge of Rape- third degree is classified as a Class B felony.

Rape- third degree Crime & Punishment in Delaware :

The Delaware code § 771 defines one degrees of the crime rape- third degree, each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.

Severity Rape- third degree - Charge Description Punishment
Class B felony
2-20 years

Rape- third degree defined in other states :

Rape- third degree is a charge in a total of five other state(s). The exact definition, charge type, and potential sentencing of this charge varying state to state. For further details please refer to the state page.

State Charge Type(s) Punishment(s)
Kentucky Class D felony 1-5 years in prison
New York Class E felony A maximum of 4 years in jail
Oregon Class C felony Up to 5 years; $100,000 fine
South Dakota Class 2 felony A maximum of 25 years in prison and a maximum of $50,000 in fines
Washington Class C felony Maximum of 5 years in prison, and/or a fine of $10,000

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